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Add 8/28 and 1/7

8/28 + 1/7 is 3/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 7 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    8/28 = 8 × 1/28 × 1 = 8/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 4 = 28,
    1/7 = 1 × 4/7 × 4 = 4/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/28 + 4/28 = 8 + 4/28 = 12/28
  5. 12/28 simplified gives 3/7
  6. So, 8/28 + 1/7 = 3/7

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